Plastic additives for thermoplastic resins

Window profiles - siding & trim - fence, deck & rail

Window profile

Durastrength® impact modifier enhance cost performance in rigid PVC applications, provide excellent weatherability and improve processing with better flow.

Plastistrength® processing aids help in processing of PVC by promoting fusion and improving metal strength.

Durastrength® - Acrylic impact modifiers

Product Description Typical Applications Availability
  Window Profile Sinding & Trim Fence, Deck & Rail Americas Asia Europe
Durastrength® 200 Industry standard acrylic impact modifier offering best processing to rigid PVC  +++ +++ +++ X X X
Durastrength® 320 Acrylic impact modifier offering balanced performance for processing and mechanical properties +++ +++ +++ X X  
Durastrength® 350 Highest rubber acrylic impact modifier technology offering best efficiency while maintaining fusion promotion and processing  +++  ++  +++ X X  
Durastrength® 506 multifunctional impact modifier for injection molding and general rigid PVC applications  +++ +++   X X  
Durastrength® 510 multifunctional impact modifier offering improved fusion and high gloss   ++ ++ +++ X X  
Durastrength® 527 multifunctional best-in-class impact modifier with highest efficiency  +++     X X  
Durastrength® 535 multifunctional impact modifier with higher efficiency and metal release   +++   +++ X X  
Durastrength® 4000 Cost-efficient impact modifier alternative to non-acrylic modifier technology    +++  +++ X X  
Durastrength® 365S Cost-efficient acrylic impact modifier providing excellent impact properties   +++ +++  +++     X
Durastrength® 367 most cost-efficient, high performance impact modifier alternative to non-acrylic modifier technology +++   +++  +++     X
Durastrength® 382 high rubber impact modifier, providing gloss and high impact strength at low use levels  +++    +++     X

 

Plastistrength® - Acrylic processing aids

  

Product Description Typical applications Availability
   Window Profile Siding & Trim Fence, Deck & Rail Americas Asia Europe
Plastistrength® 530 high molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion, processability, and gloss  +++ ++ +++  X  X  
Plastistrength® 550 medium molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability   +++ ++ +++ X X X
Plastistrength® 551 medium molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability at low use level   ++ ++ +++ X X  
Plastistrength® 559 high molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability   +++ +++ +++ X X X
Plastistrength® 562 cost-efficient medium, high-molecular weight processing aid    +++ +++    
Plastistrength® 564 cost-efficient ultra high-molecular weight processing aid           X
Plastistrength® 566 high molecular weight processing aid enhancing melt strength and cellular structure      +++  X  X  X
Plastistrength® 576 medium, high molecular weight processing aid promoting fusion even in highly filled formulations   +++  +++  +++ X X  
Plastistrength® 580 Ultra-high molecular weight processing aid for thick foam applications or improved efficiency cellular performance     +++ X X X
Plastistrength® 770 metal release for rigid profile       X X X
Plastistrength® L1000 high performance acrylic lubricant providing metal release and improved surface finish +++ +++   X X X

 

 

 


 

Pipe and fittings, foam core pipes & foam sheets

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Durastrength® and Clearstrength® impact modifiers were created for excellent performance and cost for piping.

Durastrength® offer extreme weatherability and heat stability in addition of increasing impact strength, even at low temperatures.

Clearstrength® provide superior impact performances for CPVC pipe and fittings.

Plastistrength® processing aids bring benefits to PVC processing. They offer improved cost performance versus traditional lubricant solutions.

Durastrength® - Acrylic impact modifiers

 

Product Description Typical Applications Availability
  Pipes & fittings Foam core pipes & Foam sheets cPVC pipes Americas Asia Europe
Durastrength® 200 Industry standard acrylic impact modifier offering best processing to rigid PVC  +++   +++  X  X  X
Durastrength® 350 Highest rubber acrylic impact modifier technology offering best efficiency while maintaining fusion promotion and processing   +++     X X  
Durastrength® 506 Multifunctional impact modifier for injection molding and general rigid PVC applications  +++     X X  
Durastrength® 535 Multifunctional impact modifier with higher efficiency and metal release   +++     X X  
Durastrength® 365S Cost-efficient acrylic impact modifier providing excellent impact properties   +++        
Durastrength® 367 Most cost-efficient, high performance impact modifier alternative to non-acrylic modifier technology  +++         X

 

Clearstrength® - MBS impact modifiers

 

Product Description Typical Applications Availability

 

cPVC pipes

Americas

Asia

Europe

Clearstrength® 859

High impact resistant modifier allowing dosage optimization

+++

 X

 X

 X

Clearstrength® 223

General purpose high impact resistant modifier 

+++

X

X

X

Plastistrength® - Acrylic processing aids

  

Product Description Typical applications Availability
  Pipes & fittings Foam core pipes & Foam sheets cPVC pipes PPI TR-2 listed Americas Asia Europe
Plastistrength® 530 High molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion, processability, and gloss  +++ ++ ++ Yes  X  X  
Plastistrength® 550 Medium molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability   +++   ++ Yes X X X
Plastistrength® 551 Medium molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability at low use level      ++ Yes X X  
Plastistrength® 559 High molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability    +++   ++ No     X
Plastistrength® 564 Cost-efficient ultra high-molecular weight processing aid   +++   No     X
Plastistrength® 566 High molecular weight processing aid enhancing melt strength and cellular structure   +++   No X X X
Plastistrength® 576 Medium, high molecular weight processing aid promoting fusion even in highly filled formulations  +++     No  X X  
Plastistrength® 580 Ultra-high molecular weight processing aid for thick foam applications or improved efficiency cellular performance   +++ ++ No X X X
Plastistrength® 770 Lubricating processing aid offering metal release effect +++ +++ +++ Yes X X X
Plastistrength® L1000 High performance acrylic lubricant providing metal release and improved surface finish +++ +++ +++ No X X X

 


 

Films and sheets

Clearstrength® impact modifiers have a large presence in production of film and sheet products, offering excellent impact resistance.

Plastistrength® process aids improve formulation metal release properties in extrusion and calendaring applications for film and sheet.

Clearstrength® - MBS impact modifiers

Product Description Typical Applications Availability
  Opaque Transparent UV resistant Americas Asia Europe
Clearstrength® 223 high impact resistant modifier for opaque applications  +++     X X X
Clearstrength® 859 highest impact resistant modifier for opaque applications  +++     X X X
Clearstrength® W300 impact modifier for transparent and weatherable applications   +++ +++ X X X
Clearstrength® 140 impact modifier offering best transparency and crease-whitening resistance   +++   X X X
Clearstrength® 320 good transparency and crease-whitening resistance with medium impact performance   +++   X X X
Clearstrength® 350 high impact resistance for transparent applications    +++   X X X
Clearstrength® 303H best compromise of impact resistance and optical properties    +++   X X X

Plastistrength® - Acrylic processing aids

 

Product Description Typical Applications Availability
  Opaque Transparent Americas Asia Europe
Plastistrength® 550 medium molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability  +++ +++ X X X
Plastistrength® 551 medium molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability at low use level  +++ +++ X X  
Plastistrength® 559 high molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability  +++ +++     X
Plastistrength® 562 cost-efficient medium, high-molecular weight processing aid +++ +++ X X X
Plastistrength® 770 lubricating processing aid offering metal release effect +++ +++ X X X
Plastistrength® L1000 high performance acrylic lubricant providing metal release and improved surface finish +++ +++ X X X

 


 

Roofing membranes and pool liners

Plastistrength® processing aids provide faster gelation and better welding, while Durastrength® provide enhanced cold bending resistance to PVC roofing membranes and pool liners.

Durastrength® - Acrylic impact modifiers

 

Product Description  Typical applications Availability
  Flexible PVC Americas Asia Europe
Durastrength® 382 high rubber impact modifier, providing gloss and high impact strength to vinyl durable applications  +++ X X X

 

Plastistrength® - Acrylic processing aids

  

Product Description Typical applications Availability
  Flexible PVC Americas Asia Europe
Plastistrength® 550 medium molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability   +++ X X X
Plastistrength® 559 high molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability   +++  X X X
Plastistrength® 562 cost-efficient medium, high-molecular weight processing aid  +++ X X X
Plastistrength® 770 lubricating processing aid offering metal release effect  +++  X X X

 


 

PVC flooring

PVC flooring

Plastistrength® processing aids contribute to better processability while Clearstrength® impact modifiers enhance the mechanical resistance of top transparent layer for PVC based flooring.

Clearstrength® - MBS impact modifiers

Product Description Typical applications    Availability
  LVT Americas Asia Europe
Clearstrength® W300  impact strength and sustain weatherability of transparent top PVC layer +++  X X X

 

Plastistrength® - Acrylic processing aids

  

Product Description  Typical applications Availability
    LVT Americas Asia Europe
Plastistrength® 550 medium molecular weight - fusion promoter and melt strength enhancer  +++ X X X
Plastistrength® 559 high molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability   +++  X X X
Plastistrength® 770 lubricating processing aid offering metal release effect  +++  X X X

 


 

Home appliances

Clearstrength® and Durastrength® impact modifiers provide top quality impact resistance at both ambient and low temperatures.

Plastistrength® processing aids improve melt strength and eliminate surface defects.

Clearstrength® - MBS impact modifiers

Product Description Typical application Availability
    PVC PC, PC Alloys UV resistant Americas Asia Europe
Clearstrength® 223 high impact resistant modifier for opaque applications in particular at low temperature +++ ++   X X X
Clearstrength® 859 highest impact strength for opaque applications in particular at low temperature +++ ++   X X X
Clearstrength® E 920 high ambiant and low temperature impact resistance and colorability   +++   X X X
Clearstrength® E 950 highest ambiant and low temperature impact resistance and colorability, best-in-class for polyester blends   +++    X  X  X

Durastrength® - Acrylic impact modifiers

 

Product Description Typical applications Availability
  PVC PC, PC alloys UV resistant Americas Asia Europe
Durastrength® 320 extreme cold-weather impact performant modifier offering balanced performance for processing and mechanical properties +++   +++ X X  
Durastrength® 350 highest rubber acrylic impact modifier technology offering best efficiency while maintaining fusion promotion and processing  +++     X X  
Durastrength® 480 high performing impact modifier for Polycarbonates offering high temperature aging color      +++     X
Durastrength® 510 multifunctional impact modifier offering improved fusion and high gloss  +++     X X  

Plastistrength® - Acrylic processing aids


  

Product Description Typical application Availability
   PVC PC, PC alloys UV resistant Americas Asia Europe
Plastistrength® 530   +++     X X  
Plastistrength® 550 medium molecular weight - fusion promoter and melt strength enhancer +++      X X X
Plastistrength® 551   +++      X X  
Plastistrength® 552 morphology stabiliser processing aid allowing high impact strength, high flow behavior and additives dispersion   +++    X  X  
Plastistrength® 559 high molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability   +++     X X  
Plastistrength® 562 cost-efficient medium, high-molecular weight processing aid +++      X  X  X
Plastistrength® 566  ultra-high molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability  +++     X X X
Plastistrength® 576 ultra-high molecular weight processing aid enhancing fusion and processability  +++     X X  

 


 

Automotive parts

Clearstrength® & Durastrength® impact modifiers provide excellent impact strength properties to automotive parts.

Clearstrength® - MBS impact modifiers

Product Description Typical applications Availability
   PVC PC, PC alloys UV resistant Americas Asia Europe
Clearstrength® 920 high ambiant and low temperature impact resistance and colorability    +++   X X X
Clearstrength® 950 highest ambiant and low temperature impact resistance and colorability, best-in-class for polyester blends    +++   X X X

Durastrength® - Acrylic impact modifiers

 

Product Description Typical applications    Availability
   PVC PC, PC alloys  UV resistant Americas Asia Europe
Durastrength® 480 high performing impact modifier for Polycarbonates offering high temperature aging color     +++ +++  X X X
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